Today is the day we can all be happy we didn’t do the Ancestry DNA thing. As far as we know, we are all as Irish as the day is long. So don’t worry, we won’t let science or actual research get in the way of sharing some of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day tips and traditions.

We interrupted everyone’s important work to ask them 3 St. Patrick’s Day questions:

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event?

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage?

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover?

These are the people that didn’t tell us to go away:

Rob

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Chicago when they dye the river bright green.

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Big fan of the Guinness Stout

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Hair of the Dog – Really Spicy Bloody Mary with Miller High Life back


Bryan

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? Watching Billy do Irish Dancing while sipping on a Guinness

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Yes

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Double screwdriver and a sausage, egg and cheese sandwich with Tabasco


Billy

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? Anyplace that has traditional Irish dancing. I love the pageantry and preciseness.

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Not a big drinker, but I hear Zima is coming back. So, Zima if I can find it.

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? My couch, a cozy blanket and The Gilmore Girls


Erin

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? NoG Club 8k Kilt Run

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Red wine. Always red wine. I might mix in some Irish Coffee if it’s cold out.

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Ibuprofen + a quick run (not joking) + a regular coke in a can + a grilled cheese – in that order.


Laura

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? Not getting hit by a drunk driver on amateur night

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Coffee… ok Irish coffee… you got me! That’s a good drink for the day. My favorite place to get one is at The Buena Vista on Hyde St in San Francisco.

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Dancing before bed. (and probably water + aspirin + Gatorade in the morning)


Brent

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? Cold beers with friends. The venue is inconsequential.

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? I enjoy a traditional Irish drink brought over from the old country. It’s called a glass of bourbon.

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Bojangles with lots of Texas Pete, a Bloody Mary using Zing Zang & the mother of all naps


Amanda

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? My kids’ school parties where they put out Leprechaun traps made out of shoe boxes

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Green smoothie

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Bulletproof Fat Water, lots of regular water, eggs, an Aleve, some yoga, and an afternoon nap. In that order.


Briana

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? My dads bday is St Patrick’s Day! Happy Bday Gary!

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Baby Guinness shot or pint of Guinness

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? Vitamin B Complex with Vitamin C boost


Derek

1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event? Props to anyone that dyes a major body of water green. Downtown Chicago, FTW.

2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage? Titos & soda or a Bushwacker are my current go-tos

3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover? A cup of Bulletproof coffee the next morning with a heaping dose of healthy fats can assist with morning-after cobwebs